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Company Name:

FreeFrom

Location:

Los Angeles, California

Approximate Salary:

$85,000 Per Year

Job Category:

Financial Counseling

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

5 - 10 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

November 26, 2018

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORG SEEKING DIRECTOR OF TRAINING & FINANCIAL COACHING

FreeFrom is a Los Angeles based organization with a national agenda, working to dismantle the nexus between gender-based violence and financial security, so that survivors can thrive and live free from abuse.


Our strategy is three-fold:

B to B: Supporting gender-based violence organizations in integrating financial capacity building services into their day-to-day offerings;

B to C: Using technology to offer financial capacity building services directly to survivors; and

Systems Change: Removing structural obstacles to survivors’ financial security through policy reform and advocacy.


FreeFrom is looking for a deeply committed and dynamic Director of Training & Financial Coaching to join our team. This individual will be responsible for executing and growing our financial capacity building training for organizations working to end gender-based violence.


FreeFrom has developed a robust and holistic, survivor-informed financial capacity building curriculum to be offered to staff of organizations working to end gender-based violence so that they can integrate this work into their direct services for survivors. The training consists of e- learning modules, one-on-one financial coaching, and one year of technical assistance. The ideal candidate for this position will be able to launch, develop and continue to iterate on this training as it expands nationally in 2019.


The ideal candidate for this position is a highly dedicated, resourceful, and organized self-starter with the ability to juggle many different partnerships and projects. The ideal candidate will have strong people skills and robust training and facilitation experience.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Executing FreeFrom’s financial capacity building training and technical assistance program;

  • Iterating on the curriculum and offerings, based on innovations and feedback from trainees;

  • Building strong relationships with trainees and partner organizations;

  • Developing metrics and tracking success of the program;

  • Supporting the team in executing annual Survivor Wealth Summit;

  • Supporting the team in all matters relating to financial coaching and capacity building;

  • Acting as a liaison to funders and partners, as appropriate;

  • Ensuring that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget; and

  • Working as a member of the FreeFrom team, collaborating with other FreeFrom programs and staff.


QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Financial coaching certificate preferred;

  • 5-10 years of relevant financial capacity building experience;

  • Strong people skills and emotional intelligence;

  • Robust training and facilitation experience;

  • Outstanding speaking and interpersonal communication skills (written and oral), and excellent grammar and spelling;

  • Commitment to FreeFrom’s mission, to innovation and to the highest standards of professionalism;

  • Knowledge and understanding of trauma and the dynamics of gender-based violence;

  • Experience delivering culturally responsive services to trauma survivors and those populations who have experienced oppression and discrimination based on country of origin, race, sexual orientation, and other demographic factors;

  • Strong understanding of business, accounting, and entrepreneurship;

  • Excellent organizational skills, with high accuracy and attention to detail;

  • Solid computer skills, including Microsoft Office suite; and

  • Strong advocacy skills and an egalitarian, feminist, survivor-centered philosophy.


HOW TO APPLY:

Send descriptive cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Sonya Passi (sonya.passi@freefrom.org). Please combine all of the required items into a single PDF attachment.


LOCATION:

Los Angeles, CA


DETAILS:

  • Applications reviewed on rolling basis, beginning on November 28, 2018

  • Anticipated start date: January 14, 2019


SALARY AND BENEFITS:

  • $80,000 - $90,000, commensurate with experience;

  • Excellent benefits and work perks, including flexible work from home time, 6 hour office

    day, unlimited vacation, paid sick leave, access to a variety of health insurance coverage options, optional dental, vision and life insurance, and 401(k) plan.


POSITION REPORTS TO:

  • CEO


FreeFrom is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, national origins, religions, ages, sexes, sexual orientations, and gender identities, as well as persons with disabilities and survivors of domestic violence, are encouraged to apply. Thank you for your interest in FreeFrom. 

Company Name:

FreeFrom

Location:

Los Angeles, California

Approximate Salary:

$85,000 Per Year

Job Category:

Financial Counseling

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

5 - 10 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

November 26, 2018

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